Whole-Body Exercise to Treat Parkinson’s Patients

In the United States, approximately 60,000 new cases of Parkinson’s disease are diagnosed each year, adding to the one LSVT BIGmillion people who are currently affected by it. However, new technologies and treatments continue to make big strides for the lives of patients with Parkinson’s and other conditions.

What is LSVT® BIG?

We offer Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT®) BIG, as one of our treatments for Parkinson’s. This program is an intensive physical and occupational therapy exercise program that targets the whole body.

LSVT BIG helps patients learn how to avoid inactivity from day-to-day. It follows the principles of practice and exercise, promoting strength and motor learning.

How Can LSVT® BIG Help You or a Loved One?

Through consistent training with our certified occupational and physical therapists patients can experience:

  • Faster walking with bigger steps
  • Better balance
  • Increased upper body rotation
  • Improved confidence
  • Restored hope

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Join us for a virtual tour of our hospital where you will see our patient rooms, exercise facilities, and more. You can also set up a personal tour by calling our hospital.

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Thanks to my faith, and the people at HealthSouth, I learned to walk again
Robert Forbes

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